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The world's most affordable genuine Tele!

The Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar is the quintessential rockabilly, blues, and country solidbody. This is a modern Telecaster with the same classic shape it had in the '50s! Covered die-cast chrome machine heads provide tuning stability unheard-of in this price range. Maple fretboard on a classic maple neck and solid alder body. 2 single-coil pickups with 3-way switch, and volume and tone controls. A genuine Squier by Fender means the Affinity Series Telecaster will have good resale value.

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FEATURES
Alder body
Maple neck and fretboard
2 single-coil pickups
25-1/2" scale
Medium-jumbo frets
Vintage Fender bridge

It was the first. It's still the best. It's the Telecaster. It's crying your name. Heed the call.

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SquierAffinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar
 
4.6

(based on 156 reviews)

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    (115)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

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97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good feel (29)
  • Fun to play (28)
  • Good tone (24)
  • Good pick up (21)
  • Solid electronics (19)

Cons

  • Poor pick up (5)

Best Uses

  • Jamming (24)
  • Practicing (23)
  • Recording (18)
  • Small venues (15)
  • Rock concerts (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (21), Professional musician (7), Novice (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great to mod

I wanted to buy a Telecaster for the longest time. Not only that, I wanted to make it my own and I was thinking of modding it. I'm not a person that likes...Read complete review

I wanted to buy a Telecaster for the longest time. Not only that, I wanted to make it my own and I was thinking of modding it. I'm not a person that likes to mess with guitars too much, especially if they're expensive, I like to keep them stock for as long as possible. Nevertheless, I wanted to venture on, and try to mod a guitar (this tele) to my liking. Don't get me wrong, out of the box, this is a great looking guitar, the neck is perfect, satin finish, straight as an arrow, no fret buzz, no sharp edges, perfect intonation. I was amazed! My only downside comes with the electronics, not bad, but you can do better (they feel a little flat for my taste). So I swapped out all the hardware, made it all with black hardware, bought a hot rail, coil tapped the humbucker, bought locking tuners and bam! (the only thing I regret is not making it a 4-way switch telecaster...but that will come soon enough).

So if you feel like taking apart your guitar and making it your own, without feeling guilty... GO FOR IT!

VS

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Excellent guitar after setup!

I give this guitar a 5 out of 10 only because of the extremely low quality control on the factory setup and the hardware (tuning keys, bridge, input jack plate and pickup...Read complete review

I give this guitar a 5 out of 10 only because of the extremely low quality control on the factory setup and the hardware (tuning keys, bridge, input jack plate and pickup selector) are of low quality however, I do not plan on upgrading them. Everything works fine and I very gentle with my guitars.
Not much to mention, its a solid body hard tail guitar with a bolt on neck.
Out of the box this guitar was a mess. Very sharp frets, extremely high action, intonation off on every string and the neck had a inward bow. Not to mention a slight crack (very slight but noticeable) in the body at the neck joint. I did however expected this from a cheap guitar. After a complete setup - filing the frets, setting the action, setting the intonation and straightening out the neck I must say......I love it, absolutely love it. It is by far one of the most comfortable guitars I have ever played. The neck is perfect for chording jazz and classical chords. I play it clean through both pickups (in the middle position) and the tone is amazing. I can't imagine a custom shop tele playing or sounding much better than this squire.
Off the chart once it is properly set up.

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(16 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Squier Affinity tele

By joe verville

from Tidewater,VA

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Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

Well, what can I say? Squier is making good stuff that is definitely gig worthy and the squiggly letters on a headstock doesn't carry the weight that it used to. I also have a Squier made in Indonesian made bullet that has serious mojo. That guitar was made in 2000 and it's still going strong. One of my faves. I played a Mexican made strat standard today and I just don't see where they are any better than the Squiers. These are good days and better times when I was coming up during the 60's and 70's. Guitarists should take note. Been playing for 46 years and have been though alot of guitars and what's availbale today is phenomal.
Very nice attention to detail and haed to tell apart from the real thing. Well put tigether
Excellent quality. Don't dispair Nothing gets a 10 irregardless of who makes it. It becomes a"10" after being worn in from gigging and spending time in clubs with the mud and blood and beer.
For $179.00? Are you kidding me? It's a no brainer. Easily worth more money especially compare to the crap Fender put out during the CBS years. Great value.

(12 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

New squire telecaster.

By Josiah Springman

from Indiana, USA

Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

If I ever want another telecaster I will be buying from squire. Why would you want to spend a lot on guitar when you can get this one for about 1/3 of the price. There is nothing I would change on this guitar. Best as is guitar I have played. Like I said earlier the frets could of been taken care better. But overall a real steal for the price.
A bolt on neck very solid, smooth and easy to go up and down the neck. The strap button seems solid. The body is a little heavy but solid. The pickups are real nice, the neck pickup has a very mellow sound to it very different from the bridge pickup which has a lot of treble boost to it. And with both pickups a nice blend of both. From this point I will keep the pickups.
A real nice guitar. The only problem is the frets along the side of the neck could of been sanded a lot smoother, but will not affect playing. A near flawless guitar at this price range.
I applaud squire for making a excellent guitar at an affordable price.i own a squire strat and the same goes with it. Honestly I glad I didn't buy the $399 fender telecaster that I was looking at. A real telecaster sound for a beginner guitarist price range.

(10 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

A real tele for a great price!

By jeremy allen

from ky

Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

10
After researching guitars i decided on this for my first electric guitar and was given it on my birthday 3 years ago. I have not once regretted this decision. The neck, and body are made of the same wood as models 3 times this price range. I realize the quality may be lacking and this is not a hand made guitar per say but i do know that the neck on my tele was dead on and the intonation was great. I study alot about guitar setup and am really no novice. Ive found that the pickups are slightly overwound and it has nice tone. I love this guitar and would most definately buy another one given the chance or need.
I give this a ten, the tuners arent grover. They arent high dollar tuners but they are good. I have left this in the case for weeks whilest playing other models and then pulled this out only to find it still near perfectly in tune. I have a gibon les paul worth around a lot more and if left in the case a week its waaaaay out of tune and it has grovers. I love the lp but for the money this cant be beat!

(9 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Fender Squire Affinity Telecaster 2 Tone

By Steve Sloan

from Howe Tx.

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Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

  • Churches
  • Jamming
  • Practicing
  • Recording
  • Rock Concerts
  • School Bands
  • Small Venues

Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

Awesome Finish, Awesome Tone, Awesome playability, Yes It Is A Squire So What, I have a squire II Strat I Have Had For Near 20yrs and to this day is still playing well and sounding great, just because it is a cheap guitar don't make it a bad axe, it is all in the player anyway of how you play hard attack or just a casual player, now me I play hard driving country and southern rock and gospel and it plays well stays in tune well too, and yes I changed strings the day I got it, and set intonation it was a hair off on some strings but a easy fix.. anyway I played it along with some songs on youTube and it sounded great even with some USA Made Tele's.. don't run it down people it is approved by fender so it is the same body as a USA Tele and the neck is just quick action, I lowered the strings just a smidge and the action is even better than before.. and frets are perfect all the way down the neck.. I have been playing for over 30+yrs I have played on a lot of guitars and by far this is the best I have played on..

(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great Guitar!

By bjmsongs

from Olympia, WA

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Pros

  • Good Pick Up

Cons

  • Bad Three Way Switch

Best Uses

  • Professional Shows
  • Rock Concerts

Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

First off, I've owned three American Telecasters and one American Strat in the past, but have played a Mexican made Strat for eight years and a Chinese (es 175 ) Jazz box for ten. Where they are made means zero to me. How they are built, functionality are key. This instrument was set up very nicely from the factory, but was not the color I thought I was buying. Musician's Friend offered to exchange, but I fell in love with it and didn't want to let it go.Just 48 hours later, the three-way switch went out. Again, MF was real nice about it, offering an exchange. Instead, I opted to buy a new Di Marzio 3-way Tele switch and install myself .. Problem solved! Excellent guitar and I bought a new Vintage Tweed case for her and I'm proud to play the instrument anywhere, and it's ready to record! Strong pickups, incredible neck and stays in perfect tune. What more could you want? Looks, feel, play-ability and tone. Perfect! Thank you Musicians Friend for doing our best to please me,but she's mine and you can't have her back! lol

(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

shocking tele

By Iz Ostone

from Adelaide, Australia

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Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

This guitar is great for the price, I was shocked at how well it sounds, to me the neck feels great and makes playing a breeze, the body feels great and has a nice sound, I have swapped the pickups for some duncans and it is now one of my favourite guitars, keeps in tune very well and people cant tell that it's a squier when they listen to recordings, best value for money guitar I own.

(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Great Modifying Guitar

By jakeviper18

from St. Louis, MO

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Pros

  • Good for modifying

Cons

  • Poor Pick Up

Best Uses

  • Jamming
  • Practicing
  • Recording

Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

This is the perfect guitar for anyone who wants to spice up their sound or look of their guitar. You can easily slip a hot pickup into the bridge position and create a beast. With this axe, you can make a very inexpensive guitar sound like one worth a few hundred. If you're looking for the perfect modification tele, this is the guitar to buy.

(6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

4 yrs owning this guitar and never dissapointed

By RodOhmes

from Troy, MO

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Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

I bought this guitar with the intention of gutting it and replacing stock parts with upgraded ones. I ended up keeping the tuners (which was a big surprise!) and the neck single coil. I replaced the bridge pickup with a mini-humbucker and changed out the 3-way switch with a 5-way one to capitalize on the humbucker / single coil combinations. Replaced the wiring throughout as well. I keep this guitar at church and have guitarists who own SG's and Les Paul's play this one instead because they like the feel and the sound of it better than theirs. The only negative I have to give is that I had to file down the edges of the frets when it came. They tore up my hand the first 5 minutes of playing it. Easy enough to do at home, though. I spent around the same as it would cost to get a higher quality Squire, but still saved over a Mexican or American Tele for sure.

(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best value in a guitar I have ever seen

By Papa Joe

from Southeast Arizona

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Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

    Let me start by saying I have been playing guitar for over 40 years and have owned many, many guitars to Include Fenders, Squires, Gibsons, Epiphones, and Ibanez's. With that in mind these guitars I've owned range in price from under a US Franklin to over a thousand US Franklins. Currently, prior to buying this Tele, I own two MIM Fender Strats ( one of which I have owned for 25+ years), a Fender T-bucket Acoustic, a Sterling Music Man "Rockstar" series guitar, a Squire PJ Bass, and a multitude of other music equipment to include PA systems, drums, amplifiers (Fender and Marshalls), keyboards, and stage lighting ( Yes, I have a four piece country/rock band that plays 50 -60 shows a year). Now to this Squire Affinity Telecaster .... Well let me say that when it arrived from MF it was packed to be shipped around the world. When I opened the box I was pleasantly surprised with the color (Artic White, but, it is more ivory colored). I did a once over of the guitar and I will say that the craftsmanship on this guitar is more than excellent. The finish was flawless, the neck was like butter ( fast and thin.I have small hands and the neck is perfect for me), the frets were finished to perfection with no sharp edges as I found on a Squire Strat that I owned before. I removed the plastic covering from the pickguard and front PUP, tuned it up with the factory strings and found that the intonation and string height had been PERFECTLY at the factory. There was no fret buzz whatsoever. The electronics and tuners seem to be solid and I will add there is no noise from the pickups. The tone on the front PUP is warm and jazzy (clean with a touch of chorus and reverb), the rear PUP is sharp and twangy just like a Tele should be ( clean with a chorus and reverb). Now add some distortion to the amp and this guitar comes to life. Now you don't get that dual humbukcer sound, but the sound is that classic 1970's rock and roll/southern rock sound.. The guitar that was sent to me may have been the cream of the crop, but I would have paid double for it (two Franklins for this guitar is a steal). this guitar may very well become my primary guitar and take the place of my long loved Strat.. If you are looking for that classic tele sound and don't want to spend a boat load of money, BUY ONE OF THESE. This is absolutely the best guitar for the money I have found in a long, long time. Oh yeah, the Artic White color has that classic 1950's aged white color... PERFECT GUITAR at a PERFECT PRICE....

    (5 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Excellent guitar after setup!

    By nathan heabler

    from Florida

    Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

    I give this guitar a 5 out of 10 only because of the extremely low quality control on the factory setup and the hardware (tuning keys, bridge, input jack plate and pickup selector) are of low quality however, I do not plan on upgrading them. Everything works fine and I very gentle with my guitars.
    Not much to mention, its a solid body hard tail guitar with a bolt on neck.
    Out of the box this guitar was a mess. Very sharp frets, extremely high action, intonation off on every string and the neck had a inward bow. Not to mention a slight crack (very slight but noticeable) in the body at the neck joint. I did however expected this from a cheap guitar. After a complete setup - filing the frets, setting the action, setting the intonation and straightening out the neck I must say......I love it, absolutely love it. It is by far one of the most comfortable guitars I have ever played. The neck is perfect for chording jazz and classical chords. I play it clean through both pickups (in the middle position) and the tone is amazing. I can't imagine a custom shop tele playing or sounding much better than this squire.
    Off the chart once it is properly set up.

    (5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    a pleasant surprise!

    By deano-EebNZ

    from mass

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    Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

    I just got this guitar about a week ago. and it rocks! I had to try out about 6 before I found one with really good quality. But when I found the right one I then tried out the mex tele's and a good squire sounds identical! If your looking for a twangy sound for country or soloing this thing is unreal. And worth well more than they are selling it for. Buy this axe!

    (4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Unless you want to change all electronics DO NOT BUY.

    By Willie

    from DALLAS

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

    • Poor Pick Up

    Best Uses

      Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

      Squire has been building some excellent guitars in recent years at very reasonable price points.
      I have several and they are really outstanding guitars for their price. 30 years ago you paid top price for any guitar that played and sounded good. Now you can buy a decent guitar for pocket change.
      This guitar has a very nice neck and is well built.
      I currently have 47 guitars and several of them are Squires and they are very good quality and play and sound great. This is a good guitar but:
      THIS GUITAR HAS THE WORST PICKUPS OF ANY GUITAR I HAVE OWNED. YOU SIMPLY CANNOT MAKE IT SOUND GOOD.
      Do not buy it unless you plan on replacing all of the electronics, pickups, pots. switches, all of it.
      I had my first bad customer service experience with Musicians Friend in 20 years of doing business with them.
      The customer service representative had the audacity to tell me to stop buying inexpensive guitars and started lecturing me on the need to replace all the electronics on any Squire I buy and said "well what do you expect".
      I have been making money playing guitar since before he was born and he was telling me that I need to buy better guitars. Many of my guitars are worth more than his car.
      I have had 100% satisfaction with Musicians Friend for 20 years and have spent a ton of money with them. Hopefully this is just a bad employee and not a policy change.
      Do not buy this guitar unless you want to buy all the electronics to change it out. In that case just get yourself a Fender and you will be happy.

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Buy

      By John J

      from New Castle, PA

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Fun To Play
      • Good Feel
      • Good Pick Up
      • Good Tone

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Jamming
        • Practicing
        • Recording
        • Small Venues

        Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

        I can't believe how much I love this guitar. I bought it with the intent of putting it in an open tuning and having it available when I play out. I was going to use it mainly for slide playing. Looks like it will be getting a lot more use than I originally thought. In fact, I liked it so much that I played it for a week before I even put it in an open tuning to see how it sounds with a slide...sounds pretty nice.

        So far I've used it at rehearsal, and for some recording. This instrument at this price is a no brainer.

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great Tele - Unbelievable Price!

        By Stanlo

        from Kentucky

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        Pros

        • Awesome Value For
        • Classic Tele Sounds
        • Fret Board Well Finished
        • Good Tone
        • Great build quality
        • Tuners Work Well

        Cons

        • 3-way Switch Is Cheap

        Best Uses

        • Any Style Music

        Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

        Believe it or not, I love this guitar. Can't believe that Squire/Fender sells them so cheap. I have 15 guitars, with 8 being Fenders - American Standards, Specials and one Custom Tele. This plays very well, the frets are finished nicely, the tuners hold tune well, no buzzing, and three distinct voicings from the 3-way switch. Want that tele twang and versatility without spending alot? Then get this! You won't be disappointed.

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        IN FREAKING CREDIBLE

        By Kane

        from Shawnee KS

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        Pros

        • Excellent Setup
        • Fun To Play
        • Good Feel
        • Good Pick Up
        • Good Tone
        • Killer Tuners
        • Solid Electronics

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Jamming
          • Practicing
          • Reaching Nirvana
          • Recording
          • Rock Concerts

          Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

          When I ordered this I thought to myself, "what have I done? I just bought about the cheapest guitar you can buy. what am I doing?" So that was my mind set going in. It came 2 days later and I kid you not it is the best guitar I have bought in years. (and I've bought quite a few by the way) The quality of this thing is impecable for the money. The tuners are the best I've ever had I think. This thing will stay in tune like nobody's business, and I was bending the bejeezus out of all 4 bottom strings. I couldn't believe it. And it plays awesome. Really well set up, vey nice low action but absolutely no buzz whatsoever. I was blown away. In the last few years I have owned an American G&L tele, and a plethora of mid range price axes and this is by far the best one. I've had an es 335, SG, LP, Strat, es 339, Jazzmaster, but at the end of the day I'm a tele guy at heart. Went searching for something better and couldn't find it. The funny thing is, the main reason I bought this is because it looks almost exactly like the first guitar I ever owned back in 1989, a mexican Fender I believe. It was destiny. This is one killer guitar regardless of the price. They could easily sell this for a lot more! At this price every guitar player should have one.

          (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Blown Away. . .

          By baconator007

          from Albany, GA

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          Pros

          • Beautifully Crafted
          • Fun To Play
          • Good Feel
          • Nice low action
          • Stays in tune well

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Jamming
            • Practicing
            • Recording
            • Rock Concerts
            • School Bands
            • Small Venues

            Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

            Let me first say that I am no stranger to the guitar or to quality musical instruments. I've been playing for 9 years now, and I've purchased some pretty terrible instruments over the years that fell within this <200 price range. You honestly can't expect much from such an inexpensive guitar. But, I've always wanted a Tele, and so, after reading reviews on this certain guitar, I hesitantly bought one in Arctic White. . .

            The guitar was on my porch only three days later, and upon opening the package I realized what a bargain this was. I have NEVER played a guitar that cost so little but played so well!!!!!!!!!!! A truly amazing buy. The guitar stays in tune quite well, has a solid sound with each pickup, came with stellar action, has a beautiful paint job, and sounds great with every kind of music imaginable. I don't know when Squier started making decent guitars, but this is a steal. Seriously. I am in no way regretful of spending about two hundred George Washingtons on this guitar. I would have paid way more for it!!!!!!!! I've read reviews that brand this guitar as a "beginner" guitar, but, I beg to differ. This Tele could easily be sold for double or even triple the price. You won't find another guitar that plays this "smooth" under two hundred good-ole' American cash moneyzzzzzz, or even SIX HUNDRED, for that matter. I'm telling you, this thing is legit. I cannot express to you my happiness with this purchase. I was not expecting a guitar so well made. I actually wanted a "fixer-upper" but, there's nothing to fix!!!!!!!!! It's wayyyyyyyyyy more playable than my Epiphone Les Paul copy and my Ibanez Gio, both of which cost me more than this Tele. My Epiphone and Ibanez won't stay in tune for anything. It's annoying. But, this Tele has given me no trouble at all thus far!!!

            Of course, if you buy it and the pickups, knobs, or tuning keys aren't up to your high standards, they can always be replaced. Always. Stock parts (like the hardware and electrical components) of ANY guitar are not the best in the world. (Duh.) However, they certainly do not need to be replaced on this guitar! This is a quality instrument at a VERY reasonable price. You will NOT find a better deal than this, I guarantee it. I'm already considering buying another one!!!

            Well done, Squier. Well done.

            (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            great axe, but...

            By jesse douglas

            from ashland,kentucky

            Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

            cant go wrong here.
            its a great guitar for the money, but youre probably wondering why not a 5 star. because mine came shipped with a chip in the paint, idk whos fault it is, but it sucks, other than that, very satisfied
            again, the chip, but super high quality for the money
            sounds beautiful

            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best guitar ever built!

            By fnaguitarplayer

            from Nitro, WV

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            Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

            This was my 3rd guitar, 1st guitar i ever bought myself. The neck on this guitar is the best i've ever seen, smooth playing and i've adjusted the neck maybe 3 times in 7 years! Notes perfect too. They are right what they say, it is a modern tele when you get it. I played it stock for 6 years until i started trying to get that old 50's tele/esquire sound. (johnny cash / Luther Perkins sound)so i decided to upgrade it, so i put the ashtray bridge on it with 3 brass saddles, an vintage tele bridge pickup with copper baseplate, new neck pickup from gfs, and kluson style tuners, and dadario chrome flatwound strings, that sound is there!!! Do all of that and it will sound exactly like a 50s/60s tele!! Now don't get me wrong the guitar sounded great stock, but i never leave guitars alone, I would recommend the affinity telecaster OVER the affinity strat, the strat is good but has less quality in my opinon, i have one of them too.

            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            This little guitar is GREAT .

            By Laslo

            from Columbus Ohio

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            Pros

            • Fun To Play
            • Good Feel
            • Good Tone
            • Solid Electronics

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Jamming
              • Practicing
              • Recording
              • Small Venues

              Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

              Right out of the box enjoyable. The pickups aren't nearly as strong as my Strat so I turned the amp up ,no big deal . The finish was flawless , it stays in tune and plays like a guitar costing much much more. I love this thing.

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Playable right out of the box

              By Laslo

              from Columbus Ohio

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              Pros

              • Fun To Play
              • Good Feel
              • Opened The Shipping Box

              Cons

              • Poor Pick Up

              Best Uses

              • Jamming
              • Practicing
              • Recording
              • Small Venues

              Comments about Squier Affinity Series Telecaster Electric Guitar:

              Opened the shipping box ,tuned it and played it. I was very happy with the factory set up. The action was amazing , the finish was flawless. For the price , a lot of guitar. The pickups are wimpy but that's an easy fix that I counted on from the get-go. All in all I am totally satisfied with my purchase . Every experience that I've had with Musicians Friend (which has been many) had been pleasant.

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